LeBron James Gets Ruthlessly Trolled for Missing Open Jumpshot During USA Basketball Olympic Training Camp: ‘LeBrick’

Fans show no mercy while trolling LeBron James for his missed jumpshot during Team USA's training camp ahead of the 2024 Paris Olympics.

Published on Jul 10, 2024  |  06:25 PM IST |  66.9K
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Ain't Bron throwing bricks

The USA Men's National Basketball Team for the 2024 Paris Olympics is receiving tremendous attention for assembling one of the most legendary rosters in the sport's history. Among the star-studded lineup, NBA great LeBron James stands as a pillar of basketball success. 

However, even the best are subject to moments of imperfection, as evidenced by a viral video capturing James missing an open jump shot during the USA Basketball Olympic training camp. 

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Fans troll LeBron James for missing open jumpshot

The clip quickly circulated online, sparking a slew of humorous and critical comments from fans and followers across social media platforms. While one after the other, fans show no mercy to the decorated player that LeBron James is, they kept trolling him for the blunder missed shot. 


In response to the widely circulated video, user @just1nvest poked fun at Bron and quoted: “LeBrick.”


Upon seeing LeBron's missed shot, one fan humorously commented that the team's social media staff will have a busy night erasing the video from the internet. He said, "Looks like they'll be pulling an all-nighter to get rid of this one!"


As the video went viral amassing more than three million views, it led to a cascade of witty and mocking responses from other users, poking fun at LeBron's misfire. Another user wrote: “Bron when he finds the guy who leaked this online.”

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However, the playful banter and good-natured ribbing highlight the intense scrutiny and expectations placed on revered athletes like LeBron James, even during a casual training session.

While the viral clip may have portrayed a less-than-stellar moment for LeBron James, it is important to remember that it is just one small instance in the larger scope of his storied career. 

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LeBron James enjoying his time at Team USA camp

LeBron James has once again proven that his love for the game knows no bounds during the Team USA camp at UNLV’s Thomas & Mack Center. In a mini dunk contest that left spectators in awe, James showcased his timeless talent and unmatched athleticism.

From a powerful one-handed slam that would intimidate any defender to a perfectly executed self-pass off the backboard for another emphatic dunk, James left no doubt that he still reigns supreme on the court, even as he nears his 40th birthday.

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Teamed up with a stacked lineup of NBA veterans for the upcoming Summer Olympics in Paris, including Stephen Curry, Joel Embiid, and Kevin Durant, James is determined to lead Team USA to their fifth consecutive gold medal victory. Despite facing increasingly tough international competition, James and his teammates are laser-focused on bringing home the coveted gold. 

Anything less than the top spot on the podium would be considered a major disappointment for the legendary LeBron James, who continues to inspire fans around the world with his passion and unparalleled skills on the basketball court.  

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